The existence of work and rights onthe work is as old as history of humanity. It is seen that legal arrangementsregarding the work and rights on the work firstly started in 15thcentury, and modern arrangements appeared following the French Revolution. Legalarrangements concerning the literary and artistic works were made within thisperiod firstly and then some arrangements about patent, trademark and designswere given place. After that, it is seen that some arrangements have beencarried out concerning the rights of this field. The production of new literaryand artistic works is at the bottom of the development of science, culture andart. In order to provide this, authors should be encouraged to produce newliterary and artistic works. Certain rights have been granted to authorsregarding the works in national and international arrangements to be able toencourage the production of new literary and artistic works. These rights areclassified into two groups as financial rights and moral rights. The mostimportant moral right is copyright and publication right. In this study,general information has been given regarding financial right.
Keywords: Work, Financial Rights, Incentive, Art, Idea,Patent, Trademark, Production